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My Mets Story by Gina Brinskelle

By Gina Brinskelle I am watching the Mets in the World Series. I don’t get to say that very often! Yes, technically I was alive in 1986 but I don’t remember. However, I do remember 2000 and it still stings. During this current World Series, the Fox broadcasters have made many outrageous comments but one specific comment has stuck with ... Read More »

My Mets Story by Gregory Nichols

By Gregory Nichols, lifelong Mets fan and creator of the “Disgruntled Mets Fan” page on Facebook My earliest memory of the Mets is my family celebrating the World Series win in 1986. I don’t remember anything about the game. I just remember my family celebrating, dancing and my older brother printing out “World Champions” on his DOT matrix printer. Ironically, at ... Read More »

Mike Lalor’s Sports Report: Jets, Mets, Knicks and more!

Week 8 Preview: New York Jets (4-2) at Oakland Raiders (3-3)…and around NY sports Coming off a 30-23 Week 7 road loss to the undefeated, and first place-New England Patriots, the New York Jets (4-2, 2nd AFC East) will travel out to northern California this weekend, in order to take on the improved Oakland Raiders (3-3, 2nd AFC West). Last ... Read More »

Lenny Dykstra signs Mets memorablia on Staten Island

By Pamela Silvestri | STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Flatscreens blared and Fireball shots flowed as Play Sports Bar patrons awaited the arrival of baseball legend Lenny Dykstra. “It’s a great night for Mets fans,” enthused bar owner Carmine Gualtieri around 8 p.m. in Annadale. For a Thursday night, business proved especially brisk while staff readied photographs and Mets bric-a-brac ... Read More »

New York Mets Postseason Thoughts by Mike Lalor

Congratulations, Mets – onto the National League Championship Series (NLCS). On Thursday night, the New York Mets defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2, in the 5th and deciding game of their heated NLDS battle. SP Jacob DeGrom did not have his best stuff early, but grinded out 6 strong innings. 2B Daniel Murphy was the offensive catalyst, going 3-for-4 with ... Read More »

Mets-Dodgers NLDS Overview with Mike Lalor

On Friday night, the New York Mets (90-72, 1st NL East) opened their National League Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers (92-70, 1st NL West) at Dodger Stadium. This is the first postseason appearance for the Amazins since 2006. For the Dodgers, this is their 3rd straight postseason appearance; they won the NL West this season for the 3rd ... Read More »

Yankees Quick Hits by Bryan Revello

Yankees Quick Hits by Bryan Revello 10/3/15 The upcoming “win or go home” Wild Card playoff game is the first time the Yankees will be a participant since the playoff system changed in 2012. A fitting occasion as the Yankees’ celebrate the anniversary of Bucky Dent’s legendary home run which is the only other time in franchise history that the ... Read More »

New York Sports with Mike Lalor

Week 4 Preview: New York Jets at Miami Dolphins (in London) …and around NY sports Following their first loss of the 2015 NFL campaign, the New York Jets (2-1) traveled to London and will take on their long-time AFC East rival, the Miami Dolphins (1-2) this Sunday, at famous Wembley Stadium. Without starting RB Chris Ivory and starting WR Eric ... Read More »

Yankees/Mets Game Recaps for July 24

(Friday, July 24) NEW YORK YANKEES Final Score: Minnesota 10, New York 1 Minneapolis, MN ( – Phil Hughes tossed seven scoreless innings and the Minnesota Twins’ offense exploded in a 10-1 rout of the New York Yankees in Friday’s opener of a three-game set. Hughes (9-6) won his fifth straight decision by surrendering just seven hits with three strikeouts ... Read More »